Mechanical Design Engineer

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POST DATE 8/11/2016
END DATE 12/19/2016

QPS Glastonbury, CT

Glastonbury, CT
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Broad knowledge of an advanced Mechanical Design Engineering. Ability to implement engineering designs from concept to final hardware. Working knowledge of MS office suite products, including MS Project software. Knowledge of standard concepts, practices and procedures within Mechanical Engineering. Fluent verbal/written communication skills. Bachelor's degree in a directly related field plus courses leading to Master's degree. Master's preferred. 7 to 10years of progressive related experience. Knowledge of mil-standard cost estimates, basic design concepts that include repair and evaluation of material discrepancies relative to the final design concept. Develop detailed information for the definition and procurement of the required components. Examine product designs for application, material research and typical design considerations.

Updating obsolete drawings, interface with suppliers by providing and responding to technical data, and resolve non-conformances. Directly support the analysis and research of customer/part specifications. Characterize and evaluate the quality and performance of materials through material analysis.

Create, validate and verify designs from customer high-level system or internal product requirements. Perform a variety of mathematical analyses. Select concept designs and perform systems analyses using commercial analytical software. Direct all phases of projects from inception through completion. Establish milestones and monitor compliance with plans and schedules. Identify project problems and develop solutions. Is responsible for cost, schedule and technical performance of assigned projects.

Participate in formal reviews such as Preliminary Design Reviews (PDR) and Critical Design Reviews (CDR). Prepare presentations for submission to customers and internal management. Publish technical reports. Provide support to new business proposal efforts. Apply principles and techniques of engineering to accomplish goals. May use computer-assisted engineering and design software tools and equipment to perform assignments.

Establish and maintain effective communication with internal/external customers to facilitate problem identification/resolution. Communicate effectively, orally and in writing, on design and/or repair concepts throughout a diverse subject matter as well as with company employees and customers.

Direct or participate in the direction of work assigned to project teams. Ability to obtain/maintain security clearance. Ability to work and interface effectively as part of a team. Maintain records, data and other pertinent information. Research a variety of technical information and historical background data as required.

Perform other duties as assigned. Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance.MUST be US Citizen and no Job Hoppers.